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15760 Albion (1992 QB1)
Classification: TransNeptunian Object          SPK-ID: 2015760
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 7 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .07245350062936515 4.6736e-05  
a 44.00949842623547 0.0029189 au
q 40.82085620431217 0.00066374 au
i 2.17868708877205 5.5245e-05 deg
node 359.2546134424468 0.00086542 deg
peri 1.591966951571475 0.01271 deg
M 33.91089944774667 0.013817 deg
tp 2449155.386143282471
(1993-Jun-16.88614328)
3.2394 TDB
period 106639.488993519
291.96
10.609
0.02905
d
yr
n .003375860137719517 3.3585e-07 deg/d
Q 47.19814064815876 0.0031304 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      91  
   data-arc span      9621 days (26.34 yr)  
   first obs. used      1992-08-30  
   last obs. used      2019-01-02  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      3  
   norm. resid. RMS      .81456  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 01:08:17  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 39.8165 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 35.8629 au 
 T_jup = 5.915 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 7.3   n/a MPO531191  

15760 Albion           Discovered 1992 Aug. 30 by D. C. Jewitt and J. X. Luu at Mauna Kea.
In the creation mythology of William Blake (1757-1827), Albion is the island-dwelling primordial man who divided himself into the four Zoas (Urthona, Urizen, Luvah and Tharmas), each representing important aspects of human character.
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Reference: MPC batch dated 2018-01-31Last Updated: 2018-02-05
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